IPL 2020 is set to start in the UAE from September 19, after Covid-19 constrained the tournament out of India. During the IPL auction teams in December 2019, teams had experienced numerous changes, and RCB was one of them. Here is the IPL 2020 cooperative individuals list for Virat Kohli drove Royal Challenger Bangalore:
RCB Squad Details:
Virat Kohli (C), Aaron Finch, Devdutt Padikkal, Chris Morris, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Isuru Udana, Moeen Ali, Pavan Deshpande, Pawan Negi, Shahbaz Ahmed, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, AB de Villiers, Josh Philippe, Parthiv Patel, Dale Steyn, Kane Richardson, Mohammed Siraj, Navdeep Saini, Umesh Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Analysis of RCB Players:
Parthiv Patel and Western Australia’s Joshua Philippe are the main other wicket-keeper in the RCB team, which implies de Villiers could assume the role in the competition.
“Obviously we’ve had a lot of discussions around the makeup of our team. AB has kept wickets in South Africa before so I’m sure that will be a topic for discussion. But what is the right balance in these conditions will also come into play. He’s got a huge role to play for us, given the number of performances over the years for RCB and South Africa,” Katich said.
Katich likewise said Devdutt Padikkal, the young Karnataka batsman who featured in their team’s Vijay Hazare Trophy and Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy victories recently, might make his IPL debut. RCB is set to start arrangements for the tournament on Thursday. The IPL 2020 will start on September 19. RCB failed to lift the title for the past 12 years.
RCB’s Record in IPL so far:
- Highest partnership by runs in the IPL(Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers) scored 229 Runs against Gujarat Lions.
- The highest margin of win in IPL history. RCB beat Gujarat Lions in a margin of 144 runs.
- Highest team total263/5) in the Indian Premier League.